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"Private Tour: Lake Titicaca
Copacabana and Sun Is""Your Lake Titicaca tour begins early at your hotel in La Paz where your guide will be waiting for you with a private vehicle. The three-hour drive to Copacabana flies by with the guide’s engaging narratives of local Andean culture and history. Soon the guide’s words take a backseat as the gorgeous Lake Titicaca comes into view.One of the largest lakes in South America Lake Titicaca sits on the Altiplano a high plateau of the Andes. According to legend
From $214.00
 
"Private Tour: Lake Titicaca
Copacabana and Sun Is""Your Lake Titicaca tour begins early at your hotel in La Paz where your guide will be waiting for you with a private vehicle. The three-hour drive to Copacabana flies by with the guide’s engaging narratives of local Andean culture and history. Soon the guide’s words take a backseat as the gorgeous Lake Titicaca comes into view.One of the largest lakes in South America Lake Titicaca sits on the Altiplano a high plateau of the Andes. According to legend
From $214.00
 
Sun Island Full Day Tour from Puno
"Puno – Copacabana – Sun Island – Copacabana - Puno You’ll be picked up at your hotel in Puno at 7:00am and we’ll depart for Copacabana by tourist class bus. Along the way you’ll enjoy views of the Royal Range. The trip takes about three and a half hours so we’ll arrive to Copacabana at noon Bolivian time. After lunch at 1:30pm we’ll navigate by boat through the waters of the massive Lake Titicaca towards the southern part of the Sun Island. You’ll have an hour and half to enjoy the highest navigable lake in world before arriving at the Island. Upon our a we’ll have an hour to explore and walk up by the stairway of “Yumani” following the same path we arrive at the Fountain of Youth. The last stop we are going to do for fifteen minutes is going to be in Inca palace of “Pill Cocaina” where once the Incas performed ceremonies and cult to Sun God. Around 4pm we’ll begin the return trip through the lake until Copacabana
From $562.00

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The faces

What I liked the best in Tiahuanaco were the outstanding stone faces that cover the walls in the semi-subterranean temple. There are many, in white stone out of the red walls, and each one is...
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Viracocha, the Sun God

Viracocha, Tiahuanaco's main deity, was generally depicted as having staves in both of his hands and anaureole around his head, meaning he was a sun god. It is represented on the bas-relief in the...
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The ruins

The ruins of Tiahuanaco are not 100% unearthed. Just a little bit has been discovered, and most of what was found is lost. Some pieces are in the La Paz Museums, and some (the biggest) are in a huge...
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The statues patio

As you enter the first museum (where you buy the ticket) you will find a simple open patio with many different and interesting statues of the Tiahuanaco culture.
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This is a detail of...

This is a detail of splendorous Tiwanaku This pre incaic archeological site is beyond the imagination.
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